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City of Milwaukee Zoning Information

A presentation on the fundamentals of the zoning code, what uses are allowed and how to better navigate it was presented on Monday, June 11, 2018 for the City’s “Lunch & Learn” series.

Specifically the topics included: What is the purpose of zoning, Structure of zoning code, and Resources for site specific info.


View the Power Point Presentation


Zoning Information Web Links


 

The following links were discussed in the presentation as vital links to understanding zoning in the City of Milwaukee.

 

My MKE Home. Location to find out a property’s zoning designation.

After retrieving address, open Special Interest tab at top.

https://itmdapps.milwaukee.gov/MyMHome/index.jsp

 

Map Milwaukee. Zoning Maps of the city, as well as complete property information. Scroll down to “Zoning” link.

http://city.milwaukee.gov/mapmilwaukee/applications

 

Zoning Code On-Line. DCD’s quick links to the codes housed at City Clerk’s Office

http://city.milwaukee.gov/PlanningPermits/DCDzoninglink.htm


Department of Neighborhood Services. A webpage of numerous helpful links.

http://city.milwaukee.gov/permits

Zoning questions phone contact: 414-286-8211

 

City Clerk’s Resources Page

Search Planned Development files, learn of legislative action on zoning files, and view official calendar of Common Council Committees, including Zoning, Neigborhoods and Development Committee that hears files relating to zoning.

http://city.milwaukee.gov/cityclerk


Legistar

When searching for a specific property address for zoning files, such as DPD approvals, it is recommended that you select “All Years” in drop down menu.

https://milwaukee.legistar.com/Legislation.aspx

 

 

MORE INFORMATION:

 

DCD Planning Resource Pages. A webpage of numerous helpful links.

http://city.milwaukee.gov/Planning

 

DCD Planning Area Plans

http://city.milwaukee.gov/AreaPlans

 

Principle of Urban Design

http://city.milwaukee.gov/Designguidelines/Citywide.htm#

 

City of Milwaukee Urban Design Guidelines

http://city.milwaukee.gov/Designguidelines/UrbanDesignResources.htm#.

 

Park East Development Code RED Zoning

http://city.milwaukee.gov/Zoning-Topics/Redevelopment-Zoning-RED/Park-East-Redevelopment-Plan/RED-Park-East-Zoning-District.htm#.

 

Beerline Code RED Zoning

http://city.milwaukee.gov/Zoning-Topics/Redevelopment-Zoning-RED/Beerline-B-Redevelopment-Plan.htm#.

 

Parking Lot Street Edge Perimeter Landscaping Border

http://city.milwaukee.gov/Designguidelines/UrbanDesignResources/Parking-Lot-Perimeter-lmv.htm#.

 

 

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